Sensitive Content

CHILD SAFETY:BroadcastDX doesn’t allow content that endangers the emotional and physical well-being of minors. A minor is defined as someone under the legal age of majority -- usually anyone younger than 18 years old in most countries/regions.If you find content that violates this policy, report it. If you believe that a child is in danger, you should contact your local law enforcement to report the situation immediately.Instructions for reporting violations of our Community Guidelines are available here. If you've found multiple videos or comments that you would like to report, you can report the channel. What this policy means for youIf you're posting contentDon’t post content on BroadcastDX if it fits any of the descriptions below.Sexualization of minors: Sexually explicit content featuring minors and content that sexually exploits minors. We report content containing child sexual abuse imagery to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, who work with global law enforcement agencies.Harmful or dangerous acts involving minors: Content showing a minor participating in dangerous activities or encouraging minors to do dangerous activities. Never put minors in harmful situations that may lead to injury, including dangerous stunts, dares, or pranks.Infliction of emotional distress on minors: Content that could cause minor participants or viewers emotional distress, including:Exposing minors to mature themesSimulating parental abuseCoercing minorsViolenceMisleading family content: Content that targets young minors and families, but contains:Sexual themesViolenceObscenity or other mature themes not suitable for young audiencesFamily friendly cartoons that target young minors and contain adult or age-inappropriate themes such as violence, sex, death, drugs etc. Make sure your titles, descriptions, and tags match the audience you are targeting. You can also age restrict your content upon upload if it’s intended for mature audiences.Cyberbullying and harassment involving minors: Content that:Targets individuals for abuse or humiliationReveals personal information like email addresses or bank account numbersRecords someone without their consentSexually harassesEncourages others to bully or harassThis policy applies to videos, video descriptions, comments, Stories, Community posts, live streams, playlists, and any other BroadcastDX product or feature. Please note this is not a complete list.Age-restricted contentWe may add an age restriction to content that includes any of the following.Harmful or dangerous acts that minors could imitate: Content containing adults participating in dangerous activities that minors could easily imitate.Note: If the content itself warns minors not to perform the dangerous activities, we may allow this content without restriction. It will also need to explain the need for professional adult supervision.Adult themes in family content: Content meant for adult audiences but could easily be confused with family content. This includes cartoons that contain adult themes such as violence, sex, or death. Remember you can age restrict your content upon upload if it’s intended for mature audiences.Vulgar language: Some language is not appropriate for younger audiences. Content using sexually explicit language or excessive profanity may lead to age restriction.Content featuring minorsIn order to protect minors on BroadcastDX, content that doesn’t violate our policies but features children may have some features disabled at both the channel and video level. These features may include:CommentsLive chatLive streamingVideo recommendations (how and when your video is recommended)Community postsHow to protect minors in your contentOur goal is to protect uploaders as well as viewers. Before posting content of yourself, your family, or friends, think carefully about whether it may put anyone at risk of negative attention. Ensure the minor is supervised by an adult and is performing age-appropriate activities such as demonstrating hobbies, educational content or public performances.Ensure the attire worn is age-appropriate. Avoid attire that overexposes the minor or is very form-fitting. Use BroadcastDX's privacy settings to limit who can see the videos you post.Don’t post content on BroadcastDX that features minors and meets one or more of the following: Filmed in private spaces at home such as bedrooms or bathrooms.Features minors soliciting contact from strangers, dares or challenges online, or discussing adult topics.Shows activities that could draw undesired attention to the minor, such as performing body contortions or ASMR.Reveals personal details about a minor.These are just some examples.. If you are under 18 or the applicable age of majority in your country, Be internet awesome can help you be safe online.ExamplesHere are some examples of content not allowed on BroadcastDX.A video featuring minors involved in provocative, sexual, or sexually suggestive activities, challenges and dares, such as kissing or groping.Showing minors involved in dangerous activities, such as physical stunts, using weapons or explosives, or using a controlled substance like alcohol or nicotine.A video with tags like "for children" featuring family friendly cartoons engaging in inappropriate acts like injecting needles.Remember these are just some examples, and don't post content if you think it might violate this policy.More examplesOffering money, praise, likes, or any other incentive to a minor to participate in physical contact with someone else.A video that advertises sexual content featuring minors or abusive content featuring minors.Predatory behavior involving communications with or about minors.Aggregating innocent content of minors for the purposes of sexual gratification.Fight or bullying videos featuring kids.Challenges, pranks, or stunts that pose the risk of physical injury or serious emotional distress. Encouraging minors to participate in dangerous activities, even if there are no minors in the content.Content simulating parental abuse or abandonment, simulating exposure to death or violence, or causing minors intense shame or humiliation.Using cartoons, puppets, or family entertainment characters to appeal to children where content features adult themes like violence and sex.What happens if content violates this policyIf your content violates this policy, we’ll remove the content and send you an email to let you know. If this is your first time violating our Community Guidelines, you’ll get a warning with no penalty to your channel. If it’s not, we’ll issue a strike against your channel. If you get 3 strikes, your channel will be terminated. You can learn more about our strikes system here.We have zero tolerance for predatory behavior on BroadcastDX. If we think a child is in danger based on reported content, we’ll help law enforcement investigate the content. CUSTOM THUMBNAILS:Custom thumbnails that violate our Community Guidelines are not allowed on BroadcastDX.If you see thumbnails that violate this policy, please report them. Instructions for reporting violations of our Community Guidelines are available here. If you've found multiple videos or comments that you would like to report, you can report the channel.What this means for youDon’t post a thumbnail on BroadcastDX that fits any of the descriptions noted below.Thumbnails that include pornographic images depicting sexual acts, genitals, or fetishes for the purpose of sexual gratificationViolent imagery intended to shock or disgustThumbnails misleading viewers into thinking they’re about to view something that’s not in the videoPlease note this is not a complete list.Thumbnails that aren’t appropriate for all audiencesSometimes, a thumbnail may not be appropriate for all audiences, but doesn’t violate our Community Guidelines. When that happens, we’ll remove the thumbnail, but we won’t issue a strike on your channel. We’ll let you know we removed it and you’ll be able to upload another thumbnail.Here’s what we consider when we remove these kinds of thumbnails:Whether breasts, buttocks or genitals (clothed or unclothed) are the focal point of the thumbnailWhether the subject is depicted in a pose or clothing that is intended to sexually arouse the viewerWhether violent or gory imagery is the focal point of the thumbnailWhether the title, description, tags, or other data indicate an intent to shock or disgust viewersWhat happens when content violates this policyIf your custom thumbnail contains pornography, we may terminate your channel. If your thumbnail violates other policies, we’ll remove the thumbnail and may issue a strike against your account. If this is the first time you’ve posted content that violates our Community Guidelines, you’ll get a warning with no penalty to your channel. If it’s not, we’ll issue a strike against your channel. Your channel will be terminated if you receive 3 strikes. You can learn more about our strikes system here.NUDITY AND SEXUAL CONTENT:Explicit content meant to be sexually gratifying is not allowed on BroadcastDX. Posting pornography may result in content removal or channel termination. Videos containing fetish content will be removed or age-restricted. In most cases, violent, graphic, or humiliating fetishes are not allowed on BroadcastDX.If you find content that violates this policy, please report it. Instructions for reporting violations of our Community Guidelines are available here. If you've found multiple videos or comments that you would like to report, you can report the channel.Sexually explicit content featuring minors and content that sexually exploits minors is not allowed on BroadcastDX. We report content containing child sexual abuse imagery to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, who work with global law enforcement agencies.What this means for youIf you're posting contentDon’t post content on BroadcastDX if it has any of the items below. Explicit content featuring the below policy violations could result in channel termination.Depiction of genitals, breasts, or buttocks (clothed or unclothed) for the purpose of sexual gratificationPornography depicting sexual acts, genitals, or fetishes for the purpose of sexual gratificationOther types of content that violate this policyExplicit or implied depictions of sex acts for the purpose of sexual gratificationMasturbation or fondling of genitals, breasts, or buttocksUsing or displaying sex toys to provide viewers with sexual gratificationAnimated pornography, sex acts, or fetish contentNudity or partial nudity for the purpose of sexual gratificationBestiality or promotion of bestialityIncest or promotion of incestNon-consensual sex acts or unwanted sexualizationCelebrity wardrobe accidents or nude photo leaksViolent, graphic, or humiliating fetish content where the purpose is sexual gratificationAggregating content for the purpose of sexual gratificationAny sexual content involving minors — see our Child Safety on BroadcastDX page for more informationPlease note this is not a complete list.Age-restricted contentWe may age-restrict content if it includes nudity or other sexual content but doesn’t depict anything described above. We consider the following when determining whether to age-restrict or remove content.Whether breasts, buttocks or genitals (clothed or unclothed) are the focal point of the videoWhether the subject is depicted in a pose that is intended to sexually arouse the viewerWhether the language used in the video is graphic or lewdWhether the subject's actions in the video invite sexual activity, such as by kissing, provocative dancing, or fondlingWhether the clothing would be generally unacceptable in public contexts, such as lingerieWhether sexual imagery or audio has been blurred, masked, or obscuredWhether sexual imagery or audio is fleeting or prolonged in the contentWhether the content invites others to participate in a challenge involving sexual actsPlease note this is not a complete list.This policy applies to videos, video descriptions, comments, live streams, and any other BroadcastDX product or feature. Please remember these are just some examples, and don't post content if you think it might violate this policy.Educational contentWe allow nudity when the primary purpose is educational, documentary, scientific, or artistic, and it isn’t gratuitous. For example, a documentary on breast cancer would be appropriate, but posting clips out of context to sexually gratify from the same documentary is not. Out of context nudity in indigenous communities, during medical procedures, during childbirth, during artistic performances, or during breastfeeding may not meet our documentary exception. Remember that providing context in the content, title, and description will help us and your viewers determine the primary purpose of the video.ExamplesHere are some examples of content that’s not allowed on BroadcastDX.Clips extracted from non-pornographic films, shows, or other content in order to isolate sexual contentGroping, pantsing, public masturbation, upskirting, voyeurism, predatory exhibitionism or any other content that depicts someone in a sexualized manner without their consentPlease remember these are just some examples, and don't post content if you think it might violate this policy.More examplesPlaylists that aggregate content containing nudity or sexual themes for the purpose of sexual gratificationProvocative dancing that is focused on the dancer’s genitals, buttocks, or breastsContent that sexualizes rape in any form, or content that aggregates clips of dramatized rape scenesAudio or textual depictions of sexual acts for the purpose of sexual gratificationContent showing bodily fluids or excretion, such as urine, for the purpose of sexual gratificationContent using otherwise everyday objects or scenarios, such as injections or eating, for the purpose of sexual gratificationVideo game content which has been developed or modified (“modded”) for sexual gratification, or focuses on themes of unwanted sexualization What happens if content violates this policyIf your content violates this policy, we’ll remove the content and send you an email to let you know. If this is your first time violating our Community Guidelines, you’ll get a warning with no penalty to your channel. If it’s not, we’ll issue a strike against your channel. If you get 3 strikes, your channel will be terminated. You can learn more about our strikes system here.If your content contains pornography, we may terminate your channel.SUICIDE AND SELF INJURY:At BroadcastDX, we take the health and well-being of all our creators and viewers seriously. Awareness and understanding of mental health is important and we support creators sharing their stories, such as posting content discussing their experiences with depression, self-harm, or other mental health issues.We do not, however, allow content on BroadcastDX that promotes suicide, self-harm, or is intended to shock or disgust users. What to do if you find this contentIf you come across content in which someone expresses suicidal thoughts or is engaging in self-harm, please contact local emergency services immediately for help and flag the video to bring it to our immediate attention.What to do if you need supportIf you are depressed, having thoughts of suicide, or self-harming, know there is help and you’re not alone. Many people turn to suicidal thinking and self-harm as ways to cope with painful emotions. Talking to a specialist can help you identify healthy, effective coping strategies and develop skills to manage difficult feelings.Below is a list of suicide prevention organizations dedicated to helping those in need in different countries and regions. The websites www.befrienders.org and suicide.org also have extensive lists of organizations. AustraliaLifeline AustraliaKids Helpline13 11 141800 55 1800Argentina Centro de Asistencia al Suicida - Buenos Aires135 (desde Capital y Gran Buenos Aires) (011) 5275-1135 (desde todo el país)BrazilCentro de Valorização da Vida188BelgiumCentre de Prévention du Suicide /Zelfmoordlijn 1813C0800 32 1231813Bulgaria Български Червен Кръст 02 492 30 30Czech Republic Psychiatrická léčebna Bohnice - Centrum krizové intervence +420 284 016 666Denmark Livslinien70201201FranceS.O.S Amitié09 72 39 40 50FinlandSuomen Mielenterveysseura / Kansallinen kriisipuhelin09-2525-0111GermanyTelefonseelsorge0800-1110111GreeceΚΛΙΜΑΚΑ1018801 801 99 99Hong Kong香港撒瑪利亞防止自殺會2389 2222HungaryS.O.S. Telefonos Lelki Elsősegély Szolgálat06 1 116-123 IndiaआसराAASRA91-9820466726IrelandSamaritans116 123Israelער"ן - עזרה ראשונה נפשית1201ItalySamaritans Onlus800 86 00 22 Japanこころの健康相談統一ダイヤル0570-064-556New ZealandLifeline New Zealand0800 543 354NetherlandsStichting 113Online0900-0113SingaporeSamaritans of Singapore1800-221-4444SpainTelèfon de l'Esperança de BarcelonaTeléfono de la Esperanza93 414 48 48717 003 717South Korea한국자살예방협회1393Taiwan生命線協談專線1995Thailandกรมสุขภาพจิต กระทรวงสาธารณสุข1323United KingdomSamaritans116 123United States of AmericaNational Suicide Prevention LifelineCrisis Text Line1-800-273-8255Text HOME to 741-741If you are looking for educational resources about self-harm, visit the following websites: Visit www.selfinjury.com: S.A.F.E Alternatives is a network and educational resource base committed to helping end self-harming behavior.Visit www.sioutreach.org: SiOS is an outreach initiative providing information and resources about self-harm to those who self-harm, those who have recovered, and those who want to help. Guidelines for posting mental health-related contentBroadcastDX users should not be afraid to speak openly about the topics of mental health or self-harm. However please don’t post content on BroadcastDX if it fits any of the descriptions noted below:Promoting or glorifying suicideProviding instructions on how to self-harm or die by suicideGraphic images of self-harm posted to shock or disgust viewersThis Community Guidelines policy applies to videos, video descriptions, comments, live streams, and any other BroadcastDX product or feature. Please note this is not a complete list.What happens if content violates this policyIf your content violates this policy, we’ll remove the content and send you an email to let you know. If this is your first time violating our Community Guidelines, you’ll get a warning with no penalty to your channel. If it’s not, we’ll issue a strike against your channel. If you get 3 strikes, your channel will be terminated. You can learn more about our strikes system here.